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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

77°F

25°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed W 13 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 20 May 3:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Grassy Ridge Bald NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West northwest wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West northwest wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Grassy Ridge Bald NC
 36.12°N 82.06°W (Elev. 5098 ft)
3:07 pm EDT May 20, 2018
4pm EDT May 20, 2018-6pm EDT May 27, 2018
 
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